Use Turnitin Feedback Studio (GradeMark) with an Assignment

To set up Grademark

  1. From the Evaluation & Feedback panel, click Manage Turnitin.
    For general settings for Turnitin, see Use Turnitin with Assignments.
    Identifies the Manage Turnitin link on the Evaluation & Feedback panel.
  2. In the Turnitin Integration popup window, select Enable Grademark®.
  3. From the Transfer area, select the appropriate radio button.
    • Automatically sync grades as Draft in Brightspace - Allows Grademark® to push grades to D2L automatically, but they will be in draft mode.
    • Manually sync grades as Draft in Brightspace - Requires you to push grades to D2L manually.
      Identifies transfer options; indicates Turnitin tab and Enable Grademark for this folder checkbox 
  4. If you want to use the Originality Check function, click on the checkbox next to "Enable Originality Check® for this folder."
    Indicates Enable Originality Check checkbox
    NOTE: "Enable Originality Check® for this folder" is selected by default when you enable Grademark. If  "Enable Originality Check® for this folder" is not checked before any papers are submitted, originality reports will not be generated for any submissions, even if you click the checkbox later.

Open an assignment submission in Turnitin Feedback Studio.

  1. On the Folder Submissions page, click the pencil icon next to the submission.
    Identifies GradeMark pencil icon
  2. Add comments, highlight text, save, and print your Feedback Studio report using the available tools in the menu bar.
TIP: For more detailed help with Feedback Studio functionality, click the Help menu icon on the Feedback Studio screen.

Files compatible with Turnitin Feedback Studio

The following file types are compatible with Turnitin Feedback Studio:

  • MS Word (.doc, .docx)
  • WordPerfect (.wpd)
  • PostScript (.ps)
  • Acrobat (.pdf files that have highlightable text; no image files)
  • HTML (.htm, .html)
  • Rich text (.rtf)
  • Plain text (.txt)

If you would like to use Turnitin from the website rather than through the integration with D2L, please contact VTAC.